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Obituary: Dorothy S. Jensen

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1910 ~ 2004


- Dorothy Sarah Goodliffe Secrist Jensen, 93, passed away on Monday, April 26, 2004 in Logan, Utah.

Dorothy was born in Park Valley, Utah on December 20, 1910 a daughter of Charles Willard and

Annie Eliza Carter Goodliffe.

Dorothy married Don Speiermann Secrist on September 30, 1931 in the Salt Lake Temple. He died December 16, 1942. She then married Floyd Jensen July 5, 1961 in Brigham City. He died August 20, 1986.

She was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and had served as teacher and secretary in various organizations, stake drama director, ward newsletter editor and visiting teacher.

She attended first through tenth grades at Park Valley where she was the valedictorian of the eighth grade and graduated from Box Elder High School in 1929.

She was a member of the Ladies Community Club, worked at J. C. Penney Co. from 1940 to 1958 and at Thiokol from 1958 to 1975.

Her hobbies were flowers, writing poetry, visiting older people, family, scriptures and the gospel.

Surviving are children; Donrey G. (Nedra) Secrist of Brigham City, UT and St. Charles, ID; LuAnn Secrist (Ronney Dean) Harris of Logan; Dorothy Secrist (William) Smith of Loveland, Colorado; Arden Floyd (Marion) Jenson of Bountiful and Janice Jenson McGregor of Missoula, Montana; 17 grandchildren; 60 great-grandchildren; seven great- great-grandchildren and a brother Charles L. Goodliffe of Tremonton.

Funeral services will be Friday, April 30 at 11:00 a.m. at Myers Mortuary, 205 S. 100 E., Brigham City where friends may call Thursday 6-8 p.m. and Friday 10:00-10:45 a.m. Interment will be in the Brigham City Cemetery. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the LDS Perpetual Education Fund.

Send condolences to the family at www.myers-mortuary.com